The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 93 106 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing BGP 4 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.38% 0.49% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% 2.85% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +110.93%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
BGP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 246 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.37% 17.35% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 224 123
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

BGP
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the East Sussex region.

BGP Salary Trend in East Sussex

BGP
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lewes - 1 £47,500 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 24 (77.42%) Juniper
1 24 (77.42%) OSPF
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (58.06%) VPN
4 17 (54.84%) DNS
4 17 (54.84%) SMTP
4 17 (54.84%) HTTP
4 17 (54.84%) Python
4 17 (54.84%) Java
4 17 (54.84%) Perl
4 17 (54.84%) MySQL
4 17 (54.84%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
4 17 (54.84%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (54.84%) Ruby
4 17 (54.84%) VLAN
4 17 (54.84%) Xen
4 17 (54.84%) Network Security
4 17 (54.84%) KVM
5 16 (51.61%) Puppet
5 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco
6 14 (45.16%) CCNP
6 14 (45.16%) Firewall
6 14 (45.16%) EIGRP
6 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
6 14 (45.16%) F5
7 13 (41.94%) CCIE

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) OSPF
2 18 (58.06%) VPN
3 17 (54.84%) DNS
3 17 (54.84%) SMTP
3 17 (54.84%) HTTP
3 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
3 17 (54.84%) VLAN
3 17 (54.84%) Network Security
4 14 (45.16%) EIGRP
4 14 (45.16%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) MPLS
6 10 (32.26%) IP Telephony
6 10 (32.26%) WAN
6 10 (32.26%) Wireless
6 10 (32.26%) RIP
6 10 (32.26%) LAN
6 10 (32.26%) SSL
6 10 (32.26%) VPLS
6 10 (32.26%) IMAP
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MySQL
1 17 (54.84%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (32.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Maven
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) Subversion
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (51.61%) Administrator
2 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (35.48%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (32.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (22.58%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) DTV
2 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
3 7 (22.58%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
1 10 (32.26%) Migration
1 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (32.26%) Load Balancing
1 10 (32.26%) Vulnerability Management
1 10 (32.26%) WAN Optimisation
1 10 (32.26%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (32.26%) Security Architecture
1 10 (32.26%) Network Architecture
2 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) Network Management
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps
4 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
1 17 (54.84%) Perl
1 17 (54.84%) Python
1 17 (54.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) CCNP
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (41.94%) CCIE
3 10 (32.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (54.84%) KVM
2 17 (54.84%) Xen
3 4 (12.90%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Icinga
2 4 (12.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Juniper
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) F5
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) SAP